DIFFERENTIAL AND BEVEL GEAR ADJUSTMENT (CONT)
(Sheet 7 of 7)
Tooth contact (Cont.)
If the area of tooth contact looks like Illustra-
tion C, use the procedure that follows:
a. Remove some of shims (9).
b. Do Steps 6 thru 10 again.
Do Step 11 again to check the area of
Always make sure the backlash adjustment is
correct before an adjustment is made to the area
of tooth contact. Several adjustments to the
backlash and tooth contact may be necessary to
get the correct adjustments.
Tighten to a torque of 175 to 225 lb. ft.
(235 to 305 N-m).